9 Things You Didn’t Know About Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas’ Relationship
The Wall Street actor proposed to his Welsh girlfriend on New Years Eve 1999 while they were vacationing in Aspen, Colorado, with a 1920s antique by Fred Leighton that reportedly cost $1 million. Before they went to Aspen, they had flown to Wales to celebrate Christmas with Catherine’s parents, who were both three years younger than her beau, Michael.
They were married at Manhattan’s Plaza Hotel in November 2000. There were 350 guests – which included celebrities like Goldie Hawn, Jack Nicholson, Meg Ryan and U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan – a lobster and lamb dinner, a 10-tier cake and an entertainment lineup that included Gladys Knight, Art Garfunkel, Jimmy Buffett and Bonnie Tyler. In total, the wedding cost a reported $1.5 million.